Press Releases

Press releases from companies in the hearing aid industry, or related industries

Signia Introduces World’s First 'Face Mask Mode' for Hearing Devices

Signia’s Face Mask Mode not only adjusts the frequencies that are important for hearing speech, but also applies adjustments to Signia’s Dynamic...

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Indiana Veterans Benefit From New Service to Dry Hearing Aids

All vets who took part in Redux’s pilot program reported improved performance in their hearing aids.

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Eargo Announces $71 Million Series E Financing

Eargo, a medical device company on a mission to improve the quality of life of people with hearing loss, today announced the closing of a $71...

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Introducing Styletto X hearwear™ from Signia

Signia’s iconic, award-winning Styletto solution now available on Signia Xperience platform and with exchangeable receivers to address a wide...

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WIDEX MOMENT™ Hearing Aid is Now Available in the USA

Danish hearing aid pioneer Widex today announced the availability of its new WIDEX MOMENT hearing aid, which offers the industry's most natural...

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Cochlear obtains FDA approval of Kanso 2 Sound Processor

Approval also includes extending the Nucleus 7 Sound Processor to the first U.S. cochlear implant recipients, Custom Sound Pro fitting software to...

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Envoy Medical Receives FDA Breakthrough Device Designation for its Fully Implanted Acclaim® Cochlear Implant

Envoy Medical® Corporation, a hearing health company focused on providing innovative technologies across the hearing loss spectrum, today...

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Sertoma Inc. Awards $5000 in Oticon-funded Scholarships to Students with Hearing Loss

With a $5,000 grant from Oticon, Inc., Sertoma Inc. has awarded five $1,000 college scholarships to students with hearing loss.

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Lucid Audio Acquires Westone Audio, the Music Division of Westone Laboratories

Lucid Audio's goal of helping people hear better at all ages and stages is taking another step forward by acquiring Westone Audio. The move will...

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Beltone Launches Online Store
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Beltone Launches Online Store

17 June 2020

America’s ‘Most Trusted’ hearing care retailer opens an online store in wake of COVID-19 pandemic to support patients from anywhere

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Audicus Introduces Its First-Ever Rechargeable Bluetooth Hearing Aid

“The Wave” combines the most advanced smart tech features hearing aid consumers have been asking for at a fraction of the price of traditional...

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Ida Institute Announces 2020 Ida Institute Research Grant Award Winners

Each year, up to $10,000 USD in funding is awarded by the institute to three projects that develop evidence related to Ida Institute methods and...

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Lantos Launches Storefront, a New e-Commerce Portal for Custom-Fit Hearing Products

Storefront powered by Lantos enables consumers to search for options at the place and time of their choosing and then order in-ear products that...

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Watch Now: Tinnitus Virtual Summit Features Fifteen Tinnitus and Hearing Experts

The Tinnitus Virtual Summit surpassed expectations and gained thousands of online views. Fifteen tinnitus and hearing experts from four different...

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WSA announces Søren Westh Lonning as new Group CFO

WS Audiology A/S today announces Søren Westh Lonning as its new Group CFO. He will take over from Henrik Skak Bender, who is leaving the Company...

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Introducing the New Remote Care from Signia: A Breakthrough Remote Hearing Care Program

Hearing care professionals can now treat patients’ hearing loss in the midst of COVID-19 and beyond with Signia’s pioneering technologies

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Nuheara Deepens Global Growth – Surpasses 4,000 IQbuds² MAX Pre-Orders

Nuheara’s robust Direct To Consumer sales model continues to grow in economies heavily affected by COVID-19.

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Signia TeleCare Now Available to Assist Veterans with Hearing Loss

Signia TeleCare allows hearing care professionals to service their veteran patients’ hearing aids remotely, leading to greater satisfaction and...

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Next-Generation Sound Now Available through VA and DoD

Starkey adds Livio Edge AI, the world's first custom rechargeable hearing aid, to government contract.

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New Oticon Ruby for Budget-Conscious Consumers

For consumers returning to work and social activities in an uncertain economic climate, the newest addition to Oticon’s comprehensive line of...

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Daniel Liberman appointed US regional President for WS Audiology

Daniel Liberman has joined hearing aid and hearing health services company WS Audiology as President for the US region and member of Group Management.

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Phonak partners with VA to expand telehealth access

Phonak has partnered with the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to make remote hearing care, including hearing aid fine-tuning and...

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Oticon RemoteCare Now Available Through VA

Oticon RemoteCare, a new telehealth solution that allows hearing care professionals to follow up online with patients to remotely adjust and...

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New telehealth technology from Phonak will enable fully-remote hearing aid fittings

AudiogramDirect offers HCPs the ability to administer the world’s first direct in-situ audiometry via Marvel hearing aids, regardless if the...

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Jacoti ListenApp and EarPods Offer Hearing Aid Backup

Use cases include using Jacoti ListenApp as a “Spare Hearing Aid” if Hearing Aids stop working, a remote link with a trusted audiologist, and a...

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New GN Hearing At-Home Technology Gives Hearing Care Professionals the Ability to Conduct In-Ear Tests Using Hearing Aids

Agile at-home in-ear test made possible through ReSound Assist Live allows hearing care professionals to expand their remote services to include...

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Signia Unveils New Practice Development Resource Center to Support Hearing Care Professionals Amid COVID-19

From remote care to patient communication templates, new resource center provides the tools, advice, and expertise to stay connected with patients

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Starkey Expands Hearing Telehealth Solution on Google Cloud in Response to COVID-19 Crisis

Starkey connects hearing providers and their patients using a number of Google Cloud products. When a patient makes a Remote Programming request...

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Oticon RemoteCare Gives Hearing Care Professionals Expanded Opportunities  to Bring Telehealth to More Patients

Following a successful US roll-out and a strong launch in countries around the world, Oticon, Inc. launches Oticon RemoteCare to all US hearing...

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SHOEBOX Launches Easy-to-Use, Mobile-Friendly Online Hearing Screening Test

SHOEBOX Online uses patented Dynamic Range technology to produce an effective screening solution for web-based testing. SHOEBOX Online enables...

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Redux Dryer Receives 2020 Edison Award for Innovation

The Redux drying system, available to audiology and hearing care professionals nationwide, is proven to restore hearing instruments to their peak...

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FDA Expedites Approval of Cochlear’s Remote Check Solution for Cochlear Implants

Cochlear Limited (ASX: COH), the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, obtained U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval on...

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Phonak boosts support for hearing care professionals amid COVID-19 pandemic

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Phonak U.S. today announces a series of steps to boost support for hearing health care professionals...

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Hearing Care Anywhere Now Available for All Livio Models

Telehealth update allows hearing professionals to serve more patients during social distancing

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HLAA2020 Convention is Cancelled
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HLAA2020 Convention is Cancelled

03 April 2020

When the coronavirus hit in early March, we had hopes that we could still hold the HLAA2020 Convention this June. Like you, we were watching the...

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ReSound Assist Live Provides At-Home Access to Hearing Aids

People can now get hearing aids from the comfort and safety of home with ReSound Assist Live video consultations from their hearing care...

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Beltone Introduces Hearing Care “Video Visits” via Beltone Remote Care Live

Real-time video appointments allow face-to-face hearing care from comfort and safety of home.

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Starkey Donates 80,000 Masks to Healthcare Workers

As part of its ongoing efforts to support hearing and healthcare providers during the COVID-19 pandemic, this week, Starkey donated more than...

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Coronavirus and HLAA Events
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Coronavirus and HLAA Events

12 March 2020

The HLAA2020 Convention is to be held in New Orleans, June 18-21. Registrations are coming in and, as of today, there are no plans to cancel the...

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Starkey Honors International Women’s Day with Panel Discussion

In honor of International Women's Day, Starkey hosted an Empowering Women Panel Discussion this week.

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Unitron Introduces Shine Rev+ Hearing Aid Family

Unitron's Shine Rev+ "basic-category" hearing aids enable quick and easy fittings by hearing care professionals.

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Unitron Introduces Discover Next Platform

Unitron’s Discover Next platform helps make it easier to understand even the most soft-spoken people.

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Oticon, Inc. Announces Appointment of Three Vice Presidents

Oticon President Gary Rosenblum has announced the appointment of three new Oticon Vice Presidents: Josephine Poelma, MS, PMP® to Vice President,...

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WIDEX introduces WIDEX MOMENT™
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WIDEX introduces WIDEX MOMENT™

09 March 2020

Widex today introduced WIDEX MOMENT™, the first generation of hearing aids that sound completely natural. This is achieved through Widex’ patented...

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On World Hearing Day, Signia Empowers Hearing Aid Wearers to Share Their Stories

New website shines the spotlight on “everyday heroes,” enabling them to share their hearing loss journeys and encourage others to seek treatment

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Nuheara surpasses $1M in IQbuds² MAX pre-orders

Nuheara has surpassed $1M in IQbuds² MAX pre-orders since the new product was officially launched at CES in January 2020

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Starkey Releases Next-Generation Sound with Livio Edge AI

Building on the success of the world’s first Healthable hearing aid, Livio AI, Starkey is pleased to announce the release of Livio Edge AI.

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ReSound Technology is Amplified and Multiplied for Even More People With Hearing Loss

ReSound announces the Enzo Q, a super-power version of its Quattro hearing aids, for people with severe hearing loss.

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Phonak Marvel Unique Connectivity Now Available on Customs and Behind the Ear Hearing Aids

Phonak, one of the world’s leading providers of hearing aid solutions, today makes its award-winning Marvel technology available in more styles...

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Sanibel Supply announces partnership with EARWAYS Medical for global distribution

EarWay® Pro, listed with the FDA and CE marks, is currently available on the Sanibel Supply® web shops.

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Starkey Announces Direct Streaming from Samsung Galaxy Smartphones to Livio AI Devices

Starkey announced its Livio AI hearing aids support direct wireless audio streaming from the latest Samsung Galaxy smartphones.

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Starkey Appoints Medical Doctor to Executive Team

As part of its commitment to improving health and wellness through better hearing, Starkey appointed Dr. Archelle Georgiou as the company’s new...

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Oticon Launches EduMic
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Oticon Launches EduMic

28 January 2020

EduMic, a new wireless remote microphone system from Oticon, Inc., improves speech understanding in the classroom for children with hearing loss.

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Beltone Amaze Hearing Aids Win 2020 BIG Innovation Award  for Android Streaming Technology

The award recognizes Beltone Amaze for direct streaming of phone calls, music and other sound from devices that run on the Android.

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Phonak announces Naída Marvel, the world’s first super-power hearing aid with universal Bluetooth connectivity

World’s most trusted power hearing aid will feature Marvel 2.0 technology including RogerDirect™

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Earlens Announces Partnership with Verily to Develop Next-Generation Capabilities for Earlens Contact Hearing Solution

Earlens Corporation, a medical technology company that has created the world's first nonsurgical hearing solution that directly vibrates the eardrum

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Amplifon to Acquire Attune Hearing in Australia

Amplifon, global leader in hearing solutions and services, announces today that it has signed a definitive agreement for the acquisition of Attune...

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Audio-Technica Debuts Its QuietPoint ATH-ANC300TW Headphones at CES 2020

Audio-Technica Debuts Its QuietPoint® ATH-ANC300TW Truly Wireless Noise-Cancelling In-Ear Headphones at CES 2020

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Eargo Announces the Neo HiFi, Revolutionary New Hearing Loss Solution

Virtually invisible, fourth generation device allows for greater personalization through mobile app and licensed hearing professionals

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Valencell Launches World’s First Calibration-Free Blood Pressure Sensor System for Hearables and Wearables

Valencell today announced the availability of the world’s first calibration-free blood pressure (BP) sensor system for integration in hearables...

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New Line of Personalized Hearing Enhancement Products from Wear & Hear at CES 2020

Use your Smartphone to assess and personalize your hearing; self-tune what you hear in real-time

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With IQbuds² MAX, Nuheara Launches the Next Generation of Hearable Technology

Now available for preorder, IQbuds² MAX take personalization, noise cancellation and sonic fidelity to another level

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Jabra Launches the Elite Active 75t: True Wireless Earbuds Engineered For Active Lifestyles

True wireless waterproof earbuds with an ergonomic fit and secure active grip coating providing optimal noise isolation

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Olive Union Launches Olive Smart Ear at CES 2020

CES® 2020 Innovation Honoree Olive Union is launching the Olive Smart Ear hearing amplifier at CES® Las Vegas at booth #44164.

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Phonak unveils Virto Black at CES: a fully-connected hearing aid shaped like a hearable

Phonak Virto Black hearing aids combine Marvel Bluetooth connectivity technology with the style of a modern hearable.

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